Postdoctoral fellow

Columbus, Ohio
Salary will be commensurate with experience and is competitive for postdoctoral fellowships.
September 24 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Postdoctoral Fellowships
The Singh Laboratory
Dept. of Physiology and Cell Biology
The Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Columbus OH

Postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Harpreet Singh Ph.D. FAHA at the Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA. Candidates will be involved in projects investigating roles of mitochondrial ion channels in cardiac physiology and heart failure and have an opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary cardiovascular research environment comprising of clinicians and basic science researchers at the Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute in the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, Columbus OH, USA. The laboratory utilizes numerous experimental approaches including but not limited to organelle and cellular electrophysiology, super-resolution microscopy, small animal echocardiography, optical coherence tomography, cell and molecular biology. Positions are aimed to provide excellent training and opportunities in a channel and mitochondrial physiology, and cardiovascular diseases.

Qualifications: Required qualifications include a Ph.D. in Physiology, Biomedical Sciences, Pharmacology or related fields. Experience with electrophysiology and/or cardiac physiology, small animal surgeries, and microscopy are desirable. Candidate should have familiarity with cell and molecular methods, imaging, transgenic mice and tissue culture techniques. The applicants are expected to be design and conduct experiments, write fellowship/ grant applications, and scientific manuscripts. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and details of three referees to Harpreet Singh Ph.D. FAHA, Associate Professor of Physiology and Cell Biology, The Ohio State University ( Shortlisted listed candidates for interviews will be contacted by email.

Salary will be commensurate with relevant experience and is competitive for postdoctoral research fellows. The position includes an excellent benefits package. The Ohio State University provides great opportunities for postdoctoral fellows for training and development ( The position requires successful completion of a background check. The city of Columbus is the vibrant state capital of Ohio and is one of the fastest growing large cities in the United States. The Ohio State University is amongst the top-ranked public universities in the USA, and the Wexner Medical Center is ranked amongst the best medical schools in the world.

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